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Color Terms

What are primaary colors? Red, Blue, Yellow
Whaat are secondary colors? Violet, Orange, Green
What are tertiary colors? Yellow-Orange, Red-Orange, Red-Violet, Blue-Violet, Blue-Green, Yellow-Green
Warm colors? Yellow, Red, Orange
Cool colors? Blue, Green, Violet
What is hues? Is a color : Each different hue is a different reflected wavelength of light
What are the three types of lights? Natural, Fluorescent, and Incandescent light
When does white light occur? when all wavelengths are reflected back to your eyes
When does black light occur? when no light is reflected to your eyes
What make up the color wheel? Primary, Secondary, and Tertiary colors
What are the colors called on the color wheel? Saturated colors because there is no white or black in them
What are neutral colors? Black, Grey, White, Brown, Tan, Silver, Bronze, Copper
What is a tint? Is a saturated color mixed with one pure white color
What is a shade? Is a saturated color mixed with a pure black color
What are the color harmonies and how many? 1. Monochromatic 2. Analogous 3. Complementary 4. Tradic 5. Split Complementary 6. Double Complementary 7. Neutral 8. Accented Neutral 9. Warm Colors 10. Cool Colors
What is Monochromatic Color Harmony? They are achieved by using tints and shades of only one color Ex: Navy Blue, Bright Blue, and Baby Blue, Cranberry, Brick Red, Red, Dark Green, Kelly Green, Light Green
What is Analogous Color Harmony? Are done by using three or more colors that are next to each other on the color wheel Ex: Red, Red-Violet, Violet, Blue, Blue-Green, Green, Yellow, Yellow-Orange, Orange
What is Complementary Color Harmony? Two colors that are direclty across from each other on the color wheel Ex: Yellow & Violet, Green & Red, Blue & Orange
What is Triatic Color Harmony? Three colors that are located within equal distance of each other Ex: Red, Blue, Yellow, Green, Violet, Orange,
What is Split Complementary Harmony? This is created by using any color and two color located next to that colors complement Ex: Yellow, Red-Violet, Blue-Violet, Orange, Blue-Green, Blue-Violet, Red, Yellow-Green, Blue-Green
What is Double Complementary Harmony? Two Pairs of opposite colors Ex: Blue & Orange, Green & Red
What is Neutral Color Harmony? Any combination of Blacks, Greys, Whites,Brownes,& Tans
What is Accented Neutral Harmony? Any combination of Blacks, Greys, Whites,Brownes,& Tans with an accent of color
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